September 13, 2011
Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
721 Route 202-206, Suite 200
P.O. Box 5933
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-5933
Contact: Edward C. Miller, Jr.
Chief Marketing Officer
(908) 722-0700 x4224
Jeanne Hamburg Appointed as Vice Chair of Law Firm Committee of International Trademark Association
New York, NY (September 13, 2011) – Jeanne M. Hamburg, a Member of Norris McLaughlin, P.A. and Chair of its Internet Law Group, was appointed Vice Chair of the Law Firm Committee of the International Trademark Association (INTA). The Law Firm Committee is part of INTA’s Education & Services (ESG) Group. The Committee benchmarks and advises on member benefits and services for law firms. It also develops, implements, and maintains law firm programs, namely the CLE Online Ethics Program. The Committee’s activities include program content development, course materials review and development, recruitment of speakers and moderators, location and venue recommendations, and marketing assistance. For more information on INTA and the Law Firm Committee, you can visit INTA’s website at www.inta.org.
Hamburg has expertise in all aspects of trademark and copyright law, handling both transactions and litigation. Resident in the firm’s New York City office, she assists clients in a broad range of industries with their intellectual property needs.
For the past three years, Hamburg has been recognized as a New York Super Lawyer® for Intellectual Property and Intellectual Property Litigation. Only five percent of New York lawyers are given this honor.
Hamburg earned her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where she was a member and editor of the Columbia Law Review, in 1990, and her B.A., magna cum laude, in English from Wellesley College in 1987.
INTA is a not-for-profit, worldwide membership association dedicated to the support and advancement of trademarks and related intellectual property as elements of fair and effective commerce. The Association was founded in 1878, by 17 merchants and manufacturers who saw a need for an organization “to protect and promote the rights of trademark owners, to secure useful legislation and to give aid and encouragement to all efforts for the advancement and observance of trademark rights.” Today, 5,900 trademark owners, professionals and academics from more than 190 countries make INTA a powerful network of powerful brands. Members of INTA find true value in the Association’s global trademark research, policy development, and education and training. Headquartered in New York City, INTA also has offices in Shanghai and Brussels, and representatives in Geneva, Mumbai, and Washington, D.C.